Joe Elian

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Netflix's Slowdown Sparks Fresh Fears of Streaming Bubble

Netflix Inc. stunned Wall Street by attracting fewer subscribers than expected last quarter, renewing concerns that the video-streaming service has …

Stock Markets

This Mobile Brain Scanner Promises to Diagnose Injuries Where CT Scans Can’t

BrainScope One aims to diagnose traumatic brain injury (TBI) in circumstances where a CT scan is impractical. It combines smartphone software with a …

Washington University in St. Louis

2018 iPhone glass panels make their first appearance

So far, we’ve heard many reports of this year’s iPhone line-up, and seen some claimed schematics, along with renders based on them, but a photo posted today claims to give us our first look at actual components from the 2018 iPhones.<p>They reportedly show the glass front panels, which cover the …

Mobile Technology

Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs

The European Union and Japan signed a landmark deal on Tuesday that will eliminate nearly all tariffs on products they trade.<p>The ambitious pact …

Globalization

Bourbon is winning in millennial 'cocktail culture,' says distillery president

The recipe for America's booming bourbon business is a mix of cocktail culture and social media, Michter's Distillery President Joseph Magliocco told …

Whiskey

Almost half of Amazon Prime members surveyed plan to spend over $100 on Prime Day

If you’re an Amazon Prime member, you may already know how much you plan on spending this coming Monday — when Amazon Prime Day begins at 3 p.m. ET …

eCommerce

San Francisco to consider tax on companies to help homeless

1 / 3<p>FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2016 file photo, a man stands outside his tent on Division Street in San Francisco. San Francisco voters will decide in …

San Francisco

The stock market is about to set a bearish record

The U.S. stock market is hours from hitting a notable milestone, but it isn’t one that investors will feel particularly good about.<p>Both the Dow Jones …

Stock Markets

3 Ways to Prepare for Life After Retirement | Investopedia

Preparing for retirement should begin as early as your 20s. The best advantage you can utilize for your retirement planning is time - so the earlier …

Retirement

Goldman Sachs recommends these 5 highly profitable companies — including Nvidia — to combat rising inflation

Goldman Sachs is worried about rising commodity prices and higher wages, but the firm believes there is still an investment strategy that can …

Markets

What Happens When You Finish Whiskey in Hot-Sauce Barrels

The rapid rise of Fireball cinnamon whisky has sparked a spicy-spirits craze in recent years. Jack Daniel’s released its Tennessee Fire in 2014, a …

‘Last chance’ to buy Old Pulteney 21YO

The single malt, named World Whisky of the Year in 2012 by Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible, is being offered for sale as part of a twin pack that also …

Single Malt Whisky

Aberlour A’Bunadh Named Whisky of The Year

Aberlour A’Bunadh (60.5% ABV) won the 2018 International Whisky Competition’s prestigious Whisky of the Year. Batch 52, the Scotch distiller’s entry …

Kentucky

6 Tips to Finding Pappy Van Winkle and Other Rare Bourbon

It’s hard to believe that not long ago—2008, 2009—you could stroll into your neighborhood liquor store and walk out with a bottle of <b>Pappy Van Winkle</b> …

Whiskey

Wick-based Scotch distillery Old Pulteney has released a limited edition twin pack featuring Old Pulteney 21 Year Old and Old Pulteney 1989 …

Spices

This is The Proper Way to Store Your Liquor

Everyone has it—that one bottle of alcohol sitting in the back of the freezer or tucked away in a cabinet somewhere, so old you can’t even remember …

New Weapons Against Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

It’s frustrating enough when progress in medicine plods along slowly, but downright alarming when it starts to backslide. Bacterial infections were …

Medicine

Elmer T Lee Bourbon Review

<i>Elmer T Lee Bourbon is named after the man who originated the idea of a single barrel offering by bringing Blanton’s to market. Elmer was an</i> …

Whiskey

What Makes Four Roses Yellow Label Go With So Many Cigars?

The short answer to the question is: I don’t know. If you are looking for something Earth-shattering or based in scientific research I’m not going to …

Cigars

Review: Old Forester 1920 Prohibition Style

Old Forester 1920 Prohibition Style is the third expression in the Old Forester Whiskey Row Series. According to the neck tag on the bottle, “During …

Flavors

Review: King of Kentucky Bourbon 2018 Release

Available only in Kentucky, King of Kentucky is a rebirth of the classic brand by Brown-Forman. The original King of Kentucky label was named in …

Whiskey

Adobe to Launch Photoshop for iPad in Strategy Shift

Adobe Systems Inc., the maker of popular digital design programs for creatives, is planning to launch the full version of its Photoshop app for Apple …

Mobile Devices

Massive Iceberg Looms Over A Village In Greenland

The photographs are stunning: a giant mountain of ice towers over a tiny village, with colorful homes reminiscent of little doll houses against the …

Seafloor

Less than 3 percent of Americans can pass this 6-question money quiz

Most Americans don't know the basics when it comes to money. The results of surveys and retirement IQ tests show a startling lack of financial …

Personal Finance

The Push For A Gender-Neutral Siri

Have you ever noticed something most virtual assistants have in common? They all started out female.<p>One of the most famous, Amazon's Alexa, got her name because of CEO Jeff Bezos' preference. "The idea was creating the <i>Star Trek</i> computer. The <i>Star Trek</i> computer was a woman," says Alex Spinelli, who …

Artificial Intelligence

New Galaxy Note 9 Leak Reveals Samsung's Ambitious Release

Samsung’s latest Android-powered phablet device, the S-Pen equipped Galaxy Note 9, will go on sale earlier than expected this year. Following the early reveal, the handset will be on sale before rival handset manufacturers will have launched their own smartphones for the back half of 2018.<p>SamMobile …

Galaxy Note

9 companies that will let you work from home and help pay for your vacation

Studies show that American workers use an average of 54 percent of their eligible vacation days. In an effort to encourage employees to make more …

Work from Home

The next big 'Fortnite' eSports event is an $8 million, 8-week tourney

Epic's <i>Fortnite</i> eSports initiatives are continuing beyond the recent Pro-Am charity tournament. The studio has unveiled a Summer Skirmish series that will hand out $8 million in prizes across eight weeks' worth of competitions, starting with a $250,000 Duos bout this weekend. Just don't expect to …

Gaming

The best VR headsets of 2018

Back in 2016, the world of consumer virtual reality changed forever with the launch of the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift VR headsets. While both were …

Virtual Reality